Intercultural Competence (China-Asia)


Die Lehrveranstaltungen vom China-Zentrum stellen bei entsprechend internationaler Ausrichtung eine sinnvolle Kompetenzerweiterung dar. Unter Berücksichtigung der Hinweise (4-ECTS-Regel bei fakultäts-bzw. studiengangsfremden Angeboten) kann von den Angeboten des China-Zentrums jeweils nur eines gewählt werden.

Course content:
• Theories and models of intercultural communication and communication psychology
• Group work in intercultural teams: experience of and reflection about individual intercultural competence
• individual intercultural coaching (online tool Intercultural Development Inventory)

Learning objectives:
Methodological competencies:
• Social and vocational competencies: Ability to reflect about how different cultural norms and values shape communication, conflict and leadership style as well as team behavior.

Interdisciplinary competencies:
• Social and vocational competencies: development of intercultural management and communication competency through (self-)reflection about learning experiences in mixed-cultural teams with students from Germany and international students from China, Indonesia, Malaysia, South Korea and Taiwan and other regions

Literature and other sources of information:
• Helen Spence-Oatey and Peter Franklin(eds): Intercultural Interaction - A Mulitdisicplinary Approach Intercultural Communication, Palgrave Macmillan, 2009
• Jeremy Comfort and Peter Franklin: The Mindful International Manager. How to work effectively across cultures, Cogan Page, 2008.
• Janet M. Bennet (ed): The Sage Encyclopedia of Intercultural Competence. Sage Publ. 2015.
• Fred Dervin and Regis Marchart (eds.): Intercultural Communication with China. Beyonf (reverse) essentialism and culturalism, Springer, 2017

Sprache Englisch
Dozent Gabriele Gertrud Thelen
Fakultät China-Zentrum
Technisch / Wirtschaftlich Wirtschaftlich
Studiengänge Automobil­informations­technik (AIT)
Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik (EIB)
Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen Elektro- und Informationstechnik (EIW)
Plätze -
Semester WS 2021/22